This is Ali from Apn Software Services.
We have a very urgent requirement for one of our direct client based in Sr. Category Manager in Chicago, IL. Please let me know if you would be interested to apply for this position.
Job Title: Sr. Category Manager
Duration: 6+ months with possible extension
Location: Chicago, IL
Education: Bachelor's degree, Master’s Degree a plus business administration, finance, economics, or supply chain management preferred.
Experience: 7 -10 years of procurement experience within indirect categories. 5+ years demonstrated procurement leadership experience preferred within one or more marketing categories, including agencies, media, market research, coupons, print, consumer/shopper promotions, sales etc.; familiarity with business and contract law as applied to supplier relationships required; Exposure to global sourcing is a plus.
Computer Skills: Standard computer skills; experience in spreadsheet, database and statistical analysis are necessary.
Communication Skills: Excellent written and verbal communication skills; formal presentations are required.
Special Skills: Strong negotiating skills; ability to multi-task, attention to detail, organized; exemplary customer service skills; judgment to handle confidential information and challenging business situations; ability to lead and influence others; effective and proven strategic planning, project management, problem solving, leadership and team building skills. Must have strong advanced Excel skills, database and project management skills.
Supervisory: Responsible for supervising a group of personnel who perform different tasks and activities.
Thanks and Regards,
APN Software Services, Inc.
39899 Balentine Drive, Suite 385, Newark, CA 94560
Direct: 510.870.8798 | Fax: 510.623.5055 |